Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Monday, February 13, 2012
Anyone with a sharp eye, couldn't help but notice the relentless and tasteful groove as Adele performed her hit, "Rolling In The Deep" at last nights 54th Annual Grammy Awards. Manning the kit was her Musical Director, and DDRUM artist Derrick Wright. Derrick was playing the Reflex Uptown prototype kit. This is our natural alder drum set that has been making waves since its introduction at NAMM. Congratulations to Derrick and of course, Adele For anyone that missed the show, here is a clip of her performance:
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
DDRUM Vintone US is a line that draws from the golden age of drum making with modern stability and craftsmanship. Vintone is a "made to order" line of hand selected steam bent solid shells in Maple, Walnut, Cherry, Oak, Catalpa, Paduak and more. The VINTONE SNARES were a huge hit at NAMM and will be shipping soon. Grab our new product sneak preview PDF right here http://www.ddrum.com/catalog_2012.php
The new DDRUM Paladin "Vintage Blend" Drum Sets are a must-see highlight of the exciting new direction at ddrum. Paladin combines the depth and projection of Maple or Walnut and balances the tone and control with poplar. The 2012 ddrum collection is loaded with workhorse instruments, such as the Reflex Series drum kits that are ready-made for the top studios and most esteemed stages in the world. Some of the hardest working drummers in the world, including Derrick Wright of Adele, Shawn Drover of Megadeth, Vinnie Paul, Tim Yeung of Morbid Angel, John Humphrey of Seether, Carmine & Vinny Appice, Jeremy Spencer of Five Finger Death Punch, were on hand at the DDRUM NAMM booth to power the worldwide launch of the new ddrum revolution. Get a taste of it here with our new product sneak preview PDF. http://www.ddrum.com/catalog_2012.php
Recently appointed DDRUM Division Manager and drum designer Josh Touchton has developed ddrum's most engaging product line to date. Touchton comes from a strong percussion background in drum design, as a player, and as a professional drum tech. In addition, Josh has spent almost twenty years in sales and marketing at Mapex USA, D'addario and Gibson USA, allowing the link between manufacturing and end-user to be the strongest ddrum has had in its history. Top to bottom, the DDRUM 2012 collection will see DDRUM hitting its stride as a dynamic go-to brand for sales, promotions and performance quality.